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Psychology - Online B.A.  

Major  
120 credit hours
$350 credit hour price
 

Having an understanding of human behavior and the mental processes that motivate those behaviors can be beneficial for virtually any career path, especially in human and social sciences. With the online bachelor's in psychology program from Concordia University, Nebraska, you will explore different areas of the field, including human development, learning, memory, cognitive function, mental disorders and social interactions. With a foundation in Christian values, our program emphasizes practical application of psychological theories for  relationship and career contexts. The program’s online format allows you to study when it’s most convenient.

Taught by faculty who are experts in their respective fields and bring real-world knowledge to the classroom, our online psychology degree program prepares you for a career or for graduate studies. Upon graduation, you will have the skills you need for a career in human services, ministry, business, research or corrections. The degree also prepares you for further study if you would choose to go on to graduate school 

Our online bachelor’s in psychology teaches you the biological, cognitive, emotional, social and spiritual processes that inform human behavior. You will also study key topics like:

  • Developmental Psychology
  • Social psychology
  • Group dynamics
  • Counseling
  • Abnormal psychology
  • Personality theory

The comprehensive curriculum also includes a required capstone that will give you hands-on experience in the field that will help you to make application to employment and or continued graduate studies. 

As you earn your online bachelor’s in psychology, you will have the chance to participate in the annual Concordia University Academic and Research Symposium. This voluntary opportunity allows students to showcase their academic projects and research in a setting that encourages academic prowess, excellence in research and a passion for knowledge and learning.

Core Concepts

The psychology program at Concordia University, Nebraska presents students the opportunity to learn the basics of human behavior in an environment that encourages students to solidify the integration of their Christian faith and professional field of psychology to prepare them to excel in graduate studies and future careers and to develop a deeper understanding of others and themselves.

Concordia NebraskaPsychology - Online: Learning Objectives

Students will be introduced to the current sub-areas of psychology, focusing on the environment, situation and experience, neurology and the self

Students will explore the cognitive, social, physical and personality development through each stage of human life from conception through death
 

Students will examine how to effectively listen, understand and assist other people through a problem management model

Dr. Thaddeus Warren - Human and Social Sciences

Dr. Sara Brady - Psychology

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